John Wood

M, #85, b. 1925, d. 5 November 2018
     John Wood was born in 1925 at Seafield, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 He was the son of James Wood and Fanny Mair. His family was known by the tee-name of "Post". He married Helen Sutherland at Elgin, Elgin, Scotland, in 1958.3 He was the informant for Fanny Mair's death at 1 Station Road, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 9 June 1965.4,5 John died on 5 November 2018 at Seafield Hospital, Buckie, Moray, Scotland.6,7 He was buried on 14 November 2018 at Hillhead Cemetery, Portknockie, Moray, Scotland.6,7


  1. [S6122] John Wood, ScotlandsPeople search, Statutory Register of Births, Registration District of Seafield, Surname: Wood. Forename: John. Gender: Male. Year: 1925. Ref: 167/ 54. Registration District Name: Seafield.
  2. [S6121] John Wood, Carolyn Hatt and Helen Graves Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by John Wood of Findochty, Moray, Scotland.
  3. [S6639] John Wood, Helen Sutherland, Surname: Wood. Forename: John. Spouse Surname: Sutherland. Spouse Forename: Helen. Year: 1958. Ref: 135/ 39. Registration District Name: Elgin.
  4. [S6120] Fanny Wood née Mair, Register of Deaths in the District of Rathven in the County of Banff, "Fanny Wood (Married to James Wood, Fisherman (Retired)), died 1965, June Ninth 2h 15m A.M. at 1 Station Road, Portknockie, Female, 67 years. Father: John Mair, Fisherman (Deceased), Mother: Margaret Mair M.S. Slater (sic) (Deceased). Cause of death: (a) Cerebral Haemorrhage, (b) Hypertension, As Cert. by J. G. Sutherland M.B. Ch.B. Informant: John Wood, Son, 9 Burnside Street, Findochty. Registered: 1965, June 9th at Buckie, K. Penwright, Asst. Registrar."
  5. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  6. [S6638] Family Announcements, Deaths, Wood, The Press and Journal, "Deaths - WOOD
    WOOD (Findochty) Peacefully, at Seafield Hospital, Buckie on Monday, November 5, 2018, John Wood, aged 92 years, 9 Burnside Street, Findochty, beloved husband of the late Nennie Sutherland and a dear friend to many. Burial service in Patrol Road Hall, Portknockie, on Wednesday, November 14, at 10 a.m., thereafter to Hillhead Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. "At home with the Lord.""
  7. [S6641] John Wood, Newspaper death notice data, "NM307719, John Wood, c. 1926 to 05 NOV 2018. Date of Birth : c. 1926. Spouse's Name : Helen "Nennie" Sutherland. Date of Death : 05 NOV 2018. Place of Death : Seafield Hospital, Buckie."